Start by taking a single course
At CalSouthern, you have the option of enrolling in a course without committing to a degree program. It’s a fantastic way to get a feel for the CalSouthern online learning experience before enrolling. You can apply the credits you earn to a CalSouthern bachelor’s degree program, or, since CalSouthern is regionally accredited, the credits are readily transferable into a bachelor’s program at another institution, as well.* Or, maybe you simply want to gain college-level knowledge and expertise in a topic area of interest to you.
Choose from any of the undergraduate courses in CalSouthern’s School of Business. A vast selection of subjects are available, on topics as diverse as business communication, marketing, finance, human resources and international business.
Getting started is quick and easy. No entrance exams are required and you don’t have to provide official transcripts. Courses start every month and you’ll never encounter a closed course or waiting list!
*Although credits from regionally accredited institutions like CalSouthern are readily accepted by other universities, acceptance is at the discretion of the receiving institution.
Undergraduate Business Courses
MGT 2325 Business Information Systems
This course is intended to help Learners learn how common business goals like reducing costs, improving productivity, improving customer satisfaction and loyalty, creating competitive advantages, and streamlining supply chains are achieved by successful implementation of information systems. It focuses on information, business, technology, and the integrated set of activities used to run most organizations.Learning Outcomes:
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor
- Understand hardware, software, and IT infrastructure components and design
- Identify the types of artificial intelligence systems and business intelligence
- Compare disruptive and sustaining technologies.
- Explain the ethical issues surrounding information.
- Describe methods for integrating information and explain network topology
- Explain topology and the different types found in networks.
- Define the relationship between information technology and the supply chain.
- Differentiate the CRM technologies used by sales departments and customer service departments.
- Describe enterprise resource planning and software development methodologies
- Explain risk management and how an organization can mitigate risk
- Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to the Business environment
- Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology
- Analyze and evaluate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of your understanding of the course concepts